Aussie women prove their home-buying prowess

Mar 8, 2017 6:00:00 AM Share this:

It's International Women's Day, and to celebrate we thought we'd reflect on the financial savvyness of Aussie women. It turns out, that Australian women, especially the younger generation are not only financially switched-on, they're well and truly committed to the great Australian dream of owning their own home. 

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Topics: Australia

Make Your Bid Successful

Mar 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM Share this:

After many buyers missed out on securing a property purchase before the festive season, it is timely to offer some tips about bidding at auction.

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Topics: Australia, Buy, Buy a Home, Auction

Pricing Your Home for Sale

Feb 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM Share this:

It’s summer time, the weather is warmer, and more people are out and about looking at open homes. As such, summer is still a popular time to list your home for sale. 

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Topics: Selling, Australia, Blog, Auction, Housing Market

Earn more from your holiday rental

Jan 27, 2017 1:45:36 PM Share this:

It’s that time of year when many investors take a well-earned break by booking a holiday away from home with their family or friends.

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Topics: Property Management, Renting, Australia, Property Investment, Buy, Blog, tax depreciation, Summer, 2017

What about investing in regional Australia?

Apr 26, 2016 9:43:54 AM Share this:

Regional Australia presents a range of vibrant, eclectic opportunities for active property investors.

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Topics: Australia, Investment Property, Regional

Investment properties: filtering the good from the bad

Mar 18, 2016 10:37:13 AM Share this:

Leaving decision-making to your “gut feeling” can work in many realms of life, but when it comes to buying investment property, those with a proven strategy are more likely to succeed consistently.

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Topics: Australia, Investment Property

Decluttering before selling

Mar 16, 2016 2:01:56 PM Share this:

Decluttering can make all the difference when selling a home, showing potential buyers space and allowing them to focus on the property, rather than the person.

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Topics: Selling, Australia

Risks and benefits of buying a house with a granny flat

Mar 8, 2016 2:16:13 PM Share this:

You may be one of the thousands across the country who are considering buying a property with a granny flat.

If so, it could be for a host of purposes, and despite the name, it could be for a reason other than accommodating an elderly parent.

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Topics: Buying, Australia

Leave no room for home buyer's remorse

Feb 19, 2016 3:53:52 PM Share this:

You can return most things you buy if you discover that they don’t fit or don’t work.

But if you buy the wrong home, the chances are that you’ll be stuck with it for several years – or have to pay quite a price to correct your mistake.

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Topics: Buying, Australia, Harcourts

Eight steps to prepare your house for sale

Feb 15, 2016 11:21:44 AM Share this:

When thinking about selling, many of us fantasise of an unlimited renovation budget that will make our home irresistible.

Inspired from watching the latest series of Extreme Renovate Backyard Blitz Master Rules we dream of that extension, new kitchen or maybe the backyard resplendent with a children’s water park.

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Topics: Selling, Australia